Five die in chirundu road accident

By Staff Reporter

Five people have died in road traffic accident which occurred on April 27, 2018 along chirundu-Kafue road at Kapirigonzi hill.

Police public relation officer Easter Mwaata Katongo said two female adults, two males and one female juvenile all died on the spot after the motor vehicle Mitsubishi Spatero registration number BAF 1036 they were travelling in collided head on with an oncoming Crane while five other passengers sustained serious injuries and are all admitted to Mtendere Mission Hospital.

“All the deceased and the injured are from the Mitsubishi Spatero registration number BAF 1036 while no one was injured from the crane,” said Katongo

“The five bodies of the deceased are lying in Mtendere Mission Hospital mortuary. The accident happened when the driver of the crane lost control due to excessive speed hence hit into the oncoming Mitsubishi vehicle head-on,” she said.